The Swedish Army (Swedish: Armén) is one of the oldest standing armies in the world and a branch of the Swedish Armed Forces; it is in charge of land operations.
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... Until 2010 the Swedish army recruitment was based on conscription German style ... apply for commissioned officer training, NCO/Warrant Officer or from 2007 stay in the Army as a professional private, mainly to be employed in the Nordic Battle Group ... The army has employed soldiers for UN service on short time contracts since the 1950s for service abroad ...
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